The kidneys are two bean-shaped organs, located against the back muscles in the upper abdominal cavity just below the rib cage, one on each side of the spine. The kidneys detoxify the blood and aid the body in filtering out waste products through urine. Another primary function of the kidneys is to remove excess water …
Kidney Month: 10 Ways to Keep Your Kidneys Healthy
Concerned about your kidney health? In honor of National Kidney Month, we are sharing 10 tips that'll help you keep your kidneys healthy for the long run.
10 Common Habits That Damage the Kidneys
The kidneys purify the blood of unnecessary substances which are then discharged through the urethra.
Updates on COVID-19 Vaccination Efforts in Your Area
Updated January 14, 2021.In an effort to provide our members with timely information about COVID-19 vaccines, we are keeping this page up-to-date with the latest details on One Medical’s progress with vaccine administration in each of the states and counties where we have offices. Please check back here for the latest details on vaccination efforts in your area.Key details about vaccine appointments at One MedicalWe ask…
10 Best Mastectomy Bras
When your body has changed, how can you find the best mastectomy bras that fit well, feel good and make you look great? Check out these ten terrific options.
10 Common Habits That Seriously Damage Your Kidneys
Our kidneys are super important for our health. Find here 10 common habits that may seriously damage your kidneys.
Why does cancer arise? Landmark study provides unique insight
A huge study published in a slew of papers has analyzed over 11,000 tumors from 33 cancers and reclassified them by their genomic and molecular makeup.
Beer, Cocktail & Spirit Glasses
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What Is A Rock Star Optician
What is a Rock Star Optician Simply put, Rock Star Optician is a path forward for not just the optician, not just opticianry, but the entire eyewear industry. For opticians, it’s a way to move up, to earn more, get more respect, to get off the totem pole of O’s and perhaps most importantly, to love what you do. Eyecare is a nearly $40 billion per year industry. Eyewear sales make up well over half of the optical revenue pie. That’s a valuable…
Health Watch: Why Sleep Disorders Can Be Problematic
Many people – both adults and children – suffer from sleep disorders, but don’t even realize it. However, if undiagnosed or untreated, sleep disorders can lead to serious health problems like heart disease, depression or diabetes. It can also make any preexisting psychological condition worse.
How to Effectively use Social Media for Opticians
OPTICIANS AND SOCIAL MEDIA How do I use Social Media effectively for my opticians practice Loving Social Media presents an effective way to use social media to improve your credibility and visibility with social media. Garry Kousoulou has design the workshop to help independents opticians improve their social media by using simple but effective methods to target your consumers. Garry Kousoulou currently owns a successful opticians…
Ask the Optician: Why should I have an eye test?
Olive Press News Spain By Leighton Griffiths from Specsavers Marbella explains the importance of regular eye tests… RATHER than answer a series of questions, this month I want to address one important point in depth, as too many people fail to have regular eye tests Many problems with the eyes have no symptoms, so you should have a check up with your optometrist every two years. More frequent checks are advised for the over 60s or those with a family history of glaucoma…
What is the difference between Ophthalmologist, Optometrist, and Optician?
Learn the important differences between an Ophthalmologist, Optometrist and Optician. We all know that these three specialist deal with eyes, but what are their qualifications, and who do we really need for what?
How to wear makeup with glasses, makeup for glasses wearers, makeup tips for glasses
It's the classic dilemma for girls who wear glasses: how do you wear makeup with your favorite frames to show off your features to the best effect?
The new way to buy glasses
#Glasses are your most important #accessory. But, when you're #shopping and can't see yourself in the mirror without your prescription lenses to see how you ...
How Do Glasses Work?
Infographic explains the mechanics of the eye and how glasses work to correct vision.
Smart glasses for deaf theatregoers
London's National Theatre has launched smart captioning glasses to make shows more accessible.
Your Guide to Rx Glasses
Advice for buying prescription eyeglasses, understanding your prescription, eyeglass lens options, frame materials + more.
How to Adjust Glasses
Need to make an adjustment to your glasses? Follow step-by-step advice from our certified optician and learn which frame fixes are safe to try at home.
Ophthalmologist vs. Optometrist vs. Optician: What’s The Difference?
The 3 major categories of eye professionals include ophthalmologists, optometrists and opticians. Here's an outline to highlight the major differences.